U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Day – Southeast COS, a family-friendly event that welcomes everyone in the community to learn more about sport and recreation opportunities in Colorado Springs, will be held Saturday, July 10 from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. at Deerfield Park.
Mayor John Suthers presented the Spirit of the Springs Celebration Award Monday, May 10 to Sherry VonRiesen, a longtime U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Committee (USOPC) employee, during a surprise presentation at the U.S. Olympic & Paralympic Training Center (USOPTC) with Sarah Hirshland, CEO... Read more
Designed to welcome visitors from all locations, and to welcome home Colorado Springs residents, a new illuminated sign was installed at the Colorado Springs Airport exit today. The sign is the result of a community effort by local businesses and contractors including SANDIA Advertising, Nunn... Read more
Based on the belief that every child should have the opportunity to enjoy the numerous benefits of youth sports, Olympic City USA is leveraging support from Comcast NBCUniversal and Children’s Hospital Colorado to make soccer free for kids in Pre-K - 2nd grade registered through the Parks,... Read more
Show your love for Colorado Springs! The City of Colorado Springs has launched a new online store, ShopCOS.org, featuring Olympic City USA-branded merchandise. Until now, Olympic City USA merchandise was only available to purchase at a handful of local retail stores.
She’s a 2019 World Champion women’s freestyle wrestler and she trains right here in Olympic City USA! Hear from Tamyra Mensah-Stock about her exciting journey as she sets her sights on competing in the Olympic Games Tokyo 2020 this summer.
U.S. Figure Skating and Olympic City USA will host an official National Get Up® Day celebration at Skate in the Park at Acacia Park (115 E. Platte Ave.) on Saturday, Feb. 1. The event features free public skating from 11 a.m.- 1 p.m., plus an opportunity to win prizes and meet top U.S. figure... Read more
The Olympic value of friendship is an important one here in Olympic City USA, and throughout the month of January we are highlighting the people, organizations and stories that embody this value. In the world’s largest sports competition, it looks like the friendship countries offer to each other... Read more
Every child should have the opportunity to enjoy the numerous benefits of youth sports! Olympic City USA received a grant from Comcast NBCUniversal and Children’s Hospital Colorado to cover registration fees for kindergarten-second grade soccer players registered through Parks, Recreation and... Read more
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - Local kids and residents will have the opportunity to sharpen their sport skills, meet members of Team USA, and see sport demonstrations by some of the nation’s best athletes on Wednesday, July 24, as Colorado Springs - Olympic City USA celebrates the start of the one-... Read more